Tag Archives: art film

Wings of Desire (1987)

Director: Wim Wenders Writers: Wim Wenders, Peter Handke, & Richard Reitinger This brought me back to The Tree of Life which I saw towards the beginning of the Summer.  This was my first time with this movie and while it … Continue reading

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The Tree of Life (2011)

Director: Terrence Malick Writer: Terrence Malick Gorgeous is the first word that comes to mind with this movie.  Just the beautiful images and music alone make this movie a must see.  Malick’s style can turn people off, there were quite … Continue reading

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Un Chien Andalou (1929)

Director: Luis Bunuel Writers: Luis Bunuel & Salvador Dali Legendary black and white short film but Luis Bunuel and Salvador Dali.  Famous for its close up shot of a woman’s eye getting sliced open by a razor.  No real narrative.

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The White Ribbon (2009)

Director: Michael Haneke Writer: Michael Haneke The film was very creepy and haunting, aided by its beautiful black and white cinematography.  Haneke, from the few movies I have seen, seems to keep revisiting the idea that horrible things happen and finding … Continue reading

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